Shapiro
biographical name Karl Jay 1913-2000 American poet & critic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Shapiro — is a Yiddish surname which occasionally is said to be derived from the medieval name of Speyer, Germany. [http://nz.answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20080211201847AAyf0Dn] However, the word Shapiro is Aramaic (probably derived from the Hebrew …   Wikipedia

  • Shapiro — ist die englische Schreibweise des traditionellen aschkenasischen Familiennamens Schapiro. Alternative Namensformen sind Spira, Spiro, Schapira, Schapiro oder Szpiro. Zur Onomastik (Herkunft und Bedeutung des Namens) siehe Spira. Shapiro ist der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Shapiro — puede referirse a: Ehud Shapiro, científico judío, que está actualmente desarrollando una computadora ADN. Stuart Louis Shapiro, autor de un famoso libro sobre los objetos compactos. Irwin Shapiro, astrofísico especializado en diversas áreas… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Shapiro —   [ʃə pɪrəʊ],    1) Joel, amerikanischer Bildhauer, * New York 27. 9. 1941. Bei seinen kleinen, aus Bronze oder Eisen gegossenen oder aus Holzteilen zusammengesetzten Plastiken in einfachen, kompakten oder raumgreifenden Formen ist die… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Shapiro — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Shapiro est un patronyme ashkénaze porté notamment par : Bernard Shapiro (1935 ), enseignant québécois, Francine Shapiro, thérapeute comportementale… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Shapiro — Recorded in many forms including Sapir, Saphir, Saphire, Saphyr, Schapera, Shapera, Shapero, Shapiro, Spier, and Spire, this is a surname of English, German, and Askenasic origins, of which there are at least three. However it has to said that… …   Surnames reference

  • Shapiro — /sheuh pear oh/, n. Karl (Jay), born 1913, U.S. poet and editor. * * * …   Universalium

  • Shapiro — Sha•pi•ro [[t]ʃəˈpɪər oʊ[/t]] n. big Karl (Jay), 1913–2000, U.S. poet …   From formal English to slang

  • Shapiro — /sheuh pear oh/, n. Karl (Jay), born 1913, U.S. poet and editor …   Useful english dictionary

  • SHAPIRO, ALEXANDER M. — SHAPIRO, ALEXANDER M. (1929–1992), U.S. Conservative rabbi. Shapiro was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., and received a B.A. from Brooklyn College as well as a B.H.L. from the jewish theological seminary , in 1950. He was ordained at JTS in 1955 and… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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